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MODERN CHINESE HISTORY. The University of Michigan’s Department of History is seeking qualified applicants for an appointment in modern Chinese history (18th-20th centuries). This is a university-year appointment with an expected start date of September 1, 2015. Applications should be sent to Chair, Department of History, University of Michigan, 1029 Tisch Hall, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1003. Junior candidates should furnish a placement dossier; senior candidates should send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and names of suggested reviewers. In all cases, please provide a statement of teaching philosophy and experience, evidence of teaching excellence (if available), and a statement of current and future research plans. Candidates who applied last year may reactivate their candidacies by sending an updated CV and a note of their continued interest to the same address. The search committee will begin reviewing applications on October 15, 2014, and will continue until an appointment is made.

Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. The University of Michigan is supportive of the needs of dual career couples and is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer.